Join 8,500 technologists, regulators and users across commercial and defense sectors for AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2019, the largest, most comprehensive trade show for unmanned and autonomous systems. As adoption spreads and applications expand, XPONENTIAL is the one event that brings together the entire unmanned systems community to share ideas, collaborate across markets, capitalize on best practices and emerging trends and harness the power of unmanned technology for your business.

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019 | 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Room: S501

Registration Fees:

  • Complimentary for all XPONENTIAL attendees
  • Pre-registration is required


Discover what's happening in the Americas within the drone industry. From the North to the Southern Cone, we will have the participation of experts in various UAS sectors from across the continent. The 1st Americas Summit seeks to be a meeting point where ideas converge, and language barriers are eliminated.

NOTE: The Americas Summit will be conducted in Spanish and translated into English.


11:00 – 11:50 Drones in Inspection and Security in LATAM
Moderator: Angela Jacques
Panelists: Juan Bergelund; Martin Martin; Catalina Gonzalez
11:55 – 12:25 AUVSI Trusted Operator Program
Tracy Lamb
12:30 – 1:00 Regulatory Challenges in LATAM/North America:
Moderator: Jorge Valenzuela
Panelists: Leonor Cocco; Tom McMahon
1:00 – 2:00 Lunch (not provided)
2:00 – 2:50 Connecting the Drone Industry to the Final Client
Moderator: Pablo Heredia
Panelists: Martin Martin; Angela Jacques; Javier Caina
2:55 – 3:25 UAV Business Perspectives in Latin America
Moderator: Juan Bergelund
Panelists: Daniel Conde; Camilo Gonzalez
3:30 – 4:00 APD – SIGUAS Comprehensive UAS Management System
Pablo Heredia Cantillana
4:00 – 5:00 Networking